WordPress.com and WordPress.org: What’s the Difference?

Go to sourceHere at WPMU DEV, we use the word “WordPress” a lot (for obvious reasons!). And when we do mention “WordPress” (there I go again!), I think it’s safe to say that most readers understand that we’re talking about WordPress.org, the self-hosted content management system. If you’re brand spanking new to WordPress, however, you […]

Production Progressive Web Apps with JavaScript Frameworks

Go to Source This last week at Google I/O, Addy Osmani announced some amazing developer resources for creating Progressive Web Applications (PWAs) that prioritize performance with JavaScript Frameworks. This is a really valuable contribution to the community. A lot of people want better performance for their framework of choice but can’t get buy-in for time […]

A Unified Styling Language

Go to Source This article by Mark Dalgleish will go down as one of the most important front-end development articles of 2017. It’s about the hot topic that is “CSS in JavaScript”. Mark walks us through how that’s actually not a simple and singular idea, but a continuum of concepts and implementations. There are lots […]

Snap Animation States

Go to Source There are many ways to make icons for a website. Inline SVG is scalable, easy to modify with CSS, and can even be animated. If you’re interested in learning more about the merits of using inline SVG, I recommend reading Inline SVG vs Icon Fonts. With ever increasing browser support, there’s never […]

7 Actionable Ways to Get Consistent Freelance Development Work

Go to sourceWith the tight competition in the freelance WordPress development space, you shouldn’t expect paid work to just fall in your lap. You need to go after it. But finding clients and sourcing consistent work is a challenge. Especially when you’re just starting out and you haven’t developed a network of connections you can […]

29 Best WordPress Themes for Authors

Are you looking for a WordPress theme for authors? As an author, you want to offer a better reading experience for users while allowing them to connect with you and purchase your books. In this article, we will show you some of the best WordPress themes for authors that you can use on your website. […]